Gospels And Literary

NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)

NHK - Dear Japanese People: Donald Keene and Literary Legends (2016)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 1274 Kbps | 48mn 58s | English AAC 91.5 Kbps, 2 channels | 765 MB
Genre: Documentary

Looks at the life of American scholar Donald Keene, a pioneer in the research and translation of Japanese literature who laid the groundwork for putting Japan's prose and poetry on the world map. Hosted by actor Ken Watanabe, this program looks at Keene's appreciation of Japan and its traditional values, his first contact with the people of Japan during World War II, his relationships with great Japanese writers and his perception of the Japanese mindset.
Brill's Companion to the Reception of Senecan Tragedy: Scholarly, Theatrical and Literary Receptions

Brill's Companion to the Reception of Senecan Tragedy: Scholarly, Theatrical and Literary Receptions (Brill's Companions to Classical Reception, Book 5) by Eric Dodson Robinson
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9004266461 | 332 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB
Dylan Glynn, Mette Sjölin, "Subjectivity and Epistemicity: Corpus, Discourse, and Literary Approaches to Stance"

Dylan Glynn, Mette Sjölin, "Subjectivity and Epistemicity: Corpus, Discourse, and Literary Approaches to Stance"
Lund Univ Pr | 2014 | ISBN: 9187833190 | English | PDF | 430 pages | 3.13 Mb

This collection brings together diverse approaches to the phenomena of subjectivity and epistemicity in language. The studies originate from three fundamentally different perspectives: literary studies, corpus linguistics and discourse analysis. …
H. Rider Haggard on the Imperial Frontier: The Political And Literary Contexts of His African Romances (repost)

H. Rider Haggard on the Imperial Frontier: The Political And Literary Contexts of His African Romances (British Authors Series, 1880-1920) by Gerald Monsman
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0944318215 | ISBN-13: 9780944318218 | 294 pages | PDF | 16,2 MB
Antonella Liuzzo Scorpo, "Friendship in Medieval Iberia: Historical, Legal and Literary Perspectives"

Antonella Liuzzo Scorpo, "Friendship in Medieval Iberia: Historical, Legal and Literary Perspectives"
Publisher: Ashgate | 2014 | ISBN: 1472412028 | English | PDF | 248 pages | 1.1 Mb

Private and public relationships between individuals or groups - frequently labelled as friendships - have played a central role in human societies. Yet, over the centuries ideas and meanings of friendship transformed, adapting to the political and social climate of a period, and consequently resisting rigid definitions. …
Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory (Repost)

J. A. Cuddon, M. A. R. Habib, Matthew Birchwood and Martin Dines, "Dictionary of Literary Terms and Literary Theory"
English | 2013 | ISBN: 1444333275 | 808 pages | PDF | 6,2 MB
Social Figures: George Eliot, Social History and Literary Representation by Daniel Cottom

Social Figures: George Eliot, Social History and Literary Representation by Daniel Cottom
English | 30 Jun. 1987 | ISBN: 0816615489, 0816615470 | 270 Pages | PDF | 16 MB

In Social Figures, Daniel Cottom maps the course of this bourgeois project. His analysis centers on the discourse of the liberal intellectual, as exemplified in the novels of George Eliot, whose awareness of her aesthetic and social task was keener than that of most Victorian writers.

Scottish Medicine and Literary Culture, 1726-1832  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Oct. 4, 2015
Scottish Medicine and Literary Culture, 1726-1832

Megan J. Coyer and David E. Shuttleton, "Scottish Medicine and Literary Culture, 1726-1832"
English | ISBN: 9042038918 | 2014 | 332 pages | PDF | 3 MB
Mania and Literary Style: The Rhetoric of Enthusiasm from the Ranters to Christopher Smart

Mania and Literary Style: The Rhetoric of Enthusiasm from the Ranters to Christopher Smart (Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought) by Clement Hawes
English | Jan. 26, 1996 | ISBN: 052155022X | 255 Pages | PDF | 6 MB

This highly original study of the "manic style" in enthusiastic writing of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries identifies a line of influence running from the radical visionary and prophetic writing of the Ranters and their fellows enthusiasts to the work of Jonathan Swift and Christopher Smart.
Family, School and Nation: The Child and Literary Constructions in 20th-Century Bengal

Family, School and Nation: The Child and Literary Constructions in 20th-Century Bengal by Nivedita Sen
2015 | ISBN: 1138889482 | English | 242 pages | PDF | 1 MB